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  12/4/2012, Kislev 20, 5773

Abbas to Host Jordan's King Abdullah Thursday

King Abdullah II of Jordan will come to Ramallah, Thursday, to meet with Chairman Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority (PA). Abbas visited Jordan following his appearance at the United Nations, last week.

Atallah Hiri, the PA ambassador in Amman was cited by the Jordanian newspaper Al-Ghad as saying the visit constitutes a strong message to Israel about Jordan standing alongside the rights of PA residents.